The Genetics of Humanness

Event Date (Pacific Time): 
Apr 8, 2011 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Chairs:

Ajit Varki, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Elaine Mardis, The Ohio State University

Event Sessions

Media for each talk can be played by clicking on icons in the "Media" column, or by clicking on the individual talk titles below and then the attachment file at the bottom of the page.

Media Session Speakers
File Welcome Margaret Schoeninger, University of California, San Diego
File Introductory Remarks Ajit Varki, UC San Diego School of Medicine
File The Orangutan Genome Elaine Mardis, The Ohio State University
File Neandertal and Denisovan Genomes Richard Green , University of California, Santa Cruz
File Segmental Duplications/Deletions Evan Eichler, University of Washington School of Medicine
File Genetic Comparisons of Human and Ape Stem Cells Alysson Muotri, University of California, San Diego
File Human Accelerated Regions in the Genome Katherine Pollard, University of California, San Francisco
File Uniquely Human Gene Regulation James Noonan, Yale University
File Comparing Immune Response Pathways in Primates Yoav Gilad, The University of Chicago
File Human-Specific Signaling Networks Genevieve Konopka, University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center
File Human-Specific Changes in Siglec Genes Ajit Varki, UC San Diego School of Medicine
File Closing Remarks Pascal Gagneux, University of California, San Diego